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An adult bald eagle with eaglet and hawklet in a nest located on Vancouver Island, Canada.

Podcast: Photographer Christian Sasse discusses hawk chick raised by bald eagles

Listen On Vancouver Island, a familiar bald eagle nest is suddenly home to a most unfamiliar scene.   The eagle parents are not only busy feeding three eaglets in that nest.  They’re also feeding a baby red tailed hawk! How it all came to be remains a mystery. But there’s no doubt about who’s been capturing some […]

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Newspaper: Police knew about footless body before last week

NEW/Related:  Washington officials to send piece of footless skeleton to B.C. (Vancouver Sun, July 22) (July 21) How do you have a high-profile investigation about five mystery feet washing-up along the coast of British Columbia and not look into the case of a footless body found washed ashore just across the border? That’s been the […]

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Breaking News: Missing foot man won’t be named

In a case that has fascinated people worldwide, police say they will not release the name of a missing man whose foot washed-up in Canada’s Strait of Georgia. DNA was used to make this first match in the case of the five mystery feet that have surfaced from the waters off the coast of British […]

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Breaking News: Possible match in mystery feet case

Update: July 19, 6:57pm PST Feet mystery unrelated to downed plane, CTV (link includes VIDEO) DNA testing has eliminated the possibility that the feet found washing ashore in B.C. are linked to two brothers whose bodies were never found after a plane crash in 2005. –CTV (July 18 ) Exclusive CTV video below INVESTIGATORS NOW […]

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“Mystery Feet” news conference: 2 feet from same man (VIDEO)

New (July 11): New leads emerge after B.C. police reveal shoes… (globeandmail.com) New: CBC News video: New: Cops seek help in solving missing feet mystery (CTV Video) New: Pictures of all 5 shoes (in post below) New: Cororner’s findings, DNA analysis yields more clues in feet mystery (pdf) New: Transcript of opening remarks from investigators. […]

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Breaking News: Police to hold news conference about human feet mystery (VIDEO)

Update (July 10, 11:01am PST):  News conference underway: 2-feet came from same person Update (July 10: 9:48am PST): As we wait for today’s news conference, I thought I’d feature two new videos about the “Mystery Feet” story. (Please allow a few seconds for video to load.) Seattle’s KOMO-TV aired a nicely-produced story (above) last night. […]

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